PXW-FS7: Sony launched the PXW-FS7, the first 4K XDCAM camera to feature a Super35 CMOS sensor. Capable of shooting in 4K Quad Full HD1 (QFHD) and super slow-motion Full HD, this latest member of the XDCAM family has been designed for documentary, music video, online content creators and corporate filmmakers looking for beautiful picture quality and an unrivaled choice of recording formats.
PMW-F5 / F55
Sony have released information an the next wave of firmware and other updates for the F5 / F55.
Version 5.0 software for F5/F55 (planed availability December 2014)
- Features include DNR (noise suppression) in Cine EI mode
- Memory A/B white balance in Custom mode
- Support for Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD codecs via option CBK-55PD Encoder Board
- Plus more
PMW-F5 4K upgrade
CBKZ-55FX 4K upgrade option for the PMW-F5 license Key is an end-user up-gradable solution.
Planed Availability: December 2014
Apple Pro Res and Avid DNxHD codecs
CBK-55PD Optional Encoder Board: This is a hardware upgrade for the PMW-F5 / F55 and can be installed at a Sony Service Center. Supported Formats include: Apple ProRes 4444 12 bit, Apple ProRes 422 HQ 10 bit,
Apple ProRes 422 10 bit, Avid DNxHD 220x 10 bit, Avid DNxHD 145 8 bit.
CBK-55BK Doc (Documentary) Dock